When Henry Melton was last in Chicago, he was wearing a Bears uniform, coming off a Pro Bowl season and playing under a franchise tag.
Earlier this month, Lance Briggs said what he's probably felt for quite some time, and which many observers assumed: That his Bears career would come to an end this year after 10 marvelous seasons
The offense was effective on the opening possession, got into the end zone on the second thanks to a very short (six-yard) field after a takeaway, and even had a 63-yard drive
Protection allowed Jay Cutler to be sacked three times in the span of seven first-quarter plays, albeit with one sack due to a very poor pass set by tight end Dante Rosario.
When Marc Trestman arrived as head coach of the Bears, he was not following a legend the way Dave Wannstedt was coming in after Mike Ditka.